Breaking | Turkish Army Launches Operation in Syria's Azaz to the East of Afrin .
The Turkish “Olive Branch” operation conducted jointly with Free Syrian Army rebels against the Syrian Kurdish PKK and the YPG was launched on Saturday with airstrikes and continued the following day with the start of the campaign on the ground.
According to the Turkish authorities, the operation is set to end swiftly. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed that his troops will destroy the Kurdish militia in Syria, that have been supported by the United States.
Earlier in the day, Anadolu reported that Turkish forces have established control over 11 positions taken from Kurdish forces.